A vein finder is a medical device used to locate veins beneath the skin's surface.
Vein finders are also known as vein visualization device or vein locators. It's a handheld or portable device that assists healthcare professionals in identifying veins for various medical procedures, such as blood draws, IV insertions, and venipuncture.
Hellovein portable vein finder
uses safe near-infrared (NIR) technologies to enhance the visibility of veins, making them easier to locate. By illuminating the skin and capturing the reflected light or creating real-time images, the device helps healthcare professionals visualize the veins' location, size, and path.
The primary purpose of Hellovein's vein finder is to improve the success and efficiency of vein-related procedures by reducing the number of needle sticks and improving the accuracy of vein puncture. It is especially useful when dealing with patients who have difficult-to-find veins, such as those with dark skin, obesity, or patients whose veins are not easily visible due to medical conditions.